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FilmTheme nameInstanceTags
All This, and Heaven Too (1940)The Duchess (Molto Screwieoso)0:44:50 - Henriette looks at a gift from the Duchessadvance plot | distressed | gift | governess | leading lady | looking | opening | room | stinger

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

Henriette (Molto Expressivo)1:31:48 - The Duke talks to Henrietteconversing | duke | governess | leading lady | leading man | love scene | palace | reassuring | romantic | stinger | tender

All This, and Heaven Too (1940)

Henriette (Dolschissimo)1:36:07 - Henriette reads the locket inscriptionadvance plot | calm | child | conversing | crying | gift | governess | leading lady | locket | room | stinger | tender | tense
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)Underscoring (Dramatic)0:47:48 - Rocks opens the safebreaking in | criminal | diminished 7th chord | doctor | dramatic | enharmonic modulation | gangster | leading man | lock | opening | robbery | safe | safe-cracking | stinger | store | tense | thief | underscoring | unlocking | vault | wedge

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Poison1:08:46 - Rocks feels the effect of the poisonblur | chromatic parallelism | diminution | doctor | dreaming | drugs | ethereal | gangster | layering | leading lady | leading man | murder | murderer | murdering | murder scene | office | oscillation | ostinato | pc set | poison | poisoning | polychord | stinger | tone cluster
Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)Jerry (Somber)1:31:04 - Rocky leaves his cell for his executionaltered dominant | climax | conversing | gangster | gentle | leading man | pc set | priest | prison | reverse picardy | stinger | tone cluster
Are These Our Children? (1931)Underscoring (Dark)0:30:25 - Eddie attacks boyarguing | clock | dark | diminished 7th chord | double exposure | dream sequence | fighting | kissing | leading man | love interest | mickey-mousing | montage | ominous | pedal tone | stinger | ticking
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)Sidewalks of New York (Quasi Barcarolle)0:05:13 - The Brewster homecalm | card | cemetery | establish setting | familiar tune | gravestone | ominous | stinger | street | wind | wind effect

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan0:18:54 - Jonathan Brewster's picture is shownadvance plot | aunt | conversing | groom | leading lady | leading man | ominous | picture | room | sinister | stinger

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan0:23:14 - Mortimer reacts to the revealcalling | conversing | dialing | groom | leading man | ominous | reveal | room | sinister | stinger | telephone effect | thinking | turning point

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Happy Land (Screwyoso)0:39:06 - The aunts talkadvance plot | aunt | calm | cleaning | conversing | crazy person | familiar tune | hat | leading lady | murderer | ominous | room | stinger

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Stinger0:52:41 - Jonathan suddenly appears at the windowadvance plot | aunt | brother | crazy person | dramatic | harsh | leading lady | leading man | murderer | opening | room | stinger | surprise | window

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Jonathan 2 (Dark)0:57:04 - Jonathan exitsadvance plot | brother | conversing | crazy person | dark | darkness | doctor | falling | leading man | murderer | mysterious | room | stinger

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Underscoring (Dark)1:00:36 - Jonathan backs Elaine into a corneradvance plot | anger | bride | brother | crazy person | doctor | fear | hurting | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | questioning | room | stinger | tense | threatening

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Organ Stinger1:01:40 - Aunts emerge in black upstairsarguing | aunt | brother | conflict | crazy person | leading lady | leading man | murderer | ominous | room | stinger

Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)

Molto Agitato1:29:57 - Jonathan ties Mortimer to a chairbrother | captive | conflict | crazy person | doctor | dramatic | fear | gagging | leading man | mickey-mousing | murderer | room | stinger | tying | victim
The Big Sleep (1946)Underscoring (Dramatic)0:24:57 - Dead body on the floorcorpse | death | dramatic | femme fatale | investigating | investigation scene | leading man | private eye | room | searching | stinger | tense | underscoring

The Big Sleep (1946)

Sternwood (Threatening)0:51:52 - Carmen enters holding a gun on Brodyblackmailer | conflict | criminal | dark | femme fatale | gun | leading lady | leading man | private eye | room | sinister | stinger | suspect | threatening

The Big Sleep (1946)

Running out0:56:36 - Marlowe runs after the killerassassin | chase scene | chasing | combination of themes | dramatic | gun | gunshot | leading man | mickey-mousing | murder | murderer | private eye | room | running | stairs | stinger

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe (Sinister)0:58:24 - Marlowe takes Carol to Geiger's housearriving | assassin | conflict | dark | gun | leading man | murderer | private eye | punching | sinister | stinger | street

The Big Sleep (1946)

Marlowe (Misterioso)0:59:14 - Marlowe ties up Carolassassin | corpse | dark | investigating | investigation scene | leading man | murderer | mysterious | private eye | room | rope | stinger | tying up

The Big Sleep (1946)

Bites handNIF - not in filmadvance plot | biting | cut from film | femme fatale | leading man | mickey-mousing | private eye | room | stinger

The Big Sleep (1946)

Underscoring (Mysterious)1:21:57 - Marlowe speaks with Vivian on the phoneadvance plot | cafe | conversing | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mysterious | phone call | private eye | stinger | tense | underscoring

The Big Sleep (1946)

Mars Dies1:51:43 - Mars falls dead to the groundcriminal | death | dying | falling | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mysterious | ominous | private eye | resolution | room | stinger | tense | underscoring
City for Conquest (1940)Shooting and dying1:14:23 - Googi shoots Dutchcar | car | criminal | dramatic | dying | gangster | gun | manager | mickey-mousing | murder | murderer | murdering | murder scene | shooting | stinger | tense
Crime School (1938)Underscoring (Tense)0:08:20 - The kids confront the junk shop ownerattacking | chromatic scale | conflict | death | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | fighting | gang | mickey-mousing | ominous | ostinato | running | shop | shopkeeper | stairs | stinger | teenager | tense | underscoring | up

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Minor)0:20:38 - Judge sentences boys to the reformatoryaugmented sixth chord | chromatic parallelism | courthouse | crying | dissonant bass | gang | heroine | judge | leading lady | leading man | sister | somber | stinger | teenager | trial

Crime School (1938)

The Warden0:23:15 - Warden stands up to face the boysantagonist | arguing | augmented triad | authority | chromatic parallelism | establish character | falling | gang | lightning | ominous | police | reformatory | slapping | stinger | teenager | warden | whole-tone chord

Crime School (1938)

Sue (Grazioso Mysterioso)1:13:38 - Frankie confronts Sue and Markcheerful | common-tone diminished 7th | conflict | conversing | deceptive resolution | dining | gun | happy | hero | heroine | leading lady | leading man | room | stick up | stinger | teenager | tone cluster | whole-tone chord
They Made Me a Criminal (1939)Underscoring (Somber)0:22:16 - Close-up on Johnnieadvance plot | leading man | money | realizing | room | somber | stinger | underscoring
Death of a Scoundrel (1956)Death 10:01:22 - Mr. Sabourin is lying dead on the floors, arms oustretched to fill the wide screendark | death | stinger

Death of a Scoundrel (1956)

Stinger0:12:34 - Policemen lock up Gerryflashback | stinger
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)Cow0:11:39 - Man calls Charlie a cowcomical | cow | drunk | establish character | leading man | mickey-mousing | mooing | prison | prisoner | stinger | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Charlie (Extended)0:11:41 - Charlie talks to inmateschromatic parallelism | dark | drunk | establish character | leading man | prison | prisoner | sequence | slapping | stinger | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Underscoring (Tense)0:14:40 - Charlie entersbarn | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | prisoner | stinger | tense | underscoring | villain | warden

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Denied)0:18:23 - Mabel talks to Joeconflict | deceptive resolution | denial | expectant | gentle | guard | hopeful | leading lady | leading man | prison | prisoner | stinger | sweet

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:26:38 - Car drives towards Joe and Mabeladded-note chord | barn | conflict | dissonant bass | dramatic | headlights | passerby | stinger | tone cluster | underscoring

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Joe runs and falls0:46:50 - Joe runs and fallschromatic scale | create suspense | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | dramatic | falling | leading lady | leading man | mickey-mousing | police | runaway | running | stinger | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Stinger0:51:01 - They see approaching headlights42 chord | danger | friend | jail break | leading lady | leading man | ominous | shopkeeper | siren | stinger | street
Flamingo Road (1949)Agitato (Angry)0:45:50 - Dan argues with Titusadvance plot | anger | angry | arguing | chromatic parallelism | chromatic scale | chromatic wedge | club | leading lady | politician | polychord | self-borrowing | sheriff | smashing | stinger | waitress

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:30:24 - Lane pulls a gun on Titusarguing | climax | club | dark | demanding | dramatic | gun | leading lady | ominous | sheriff | stinger | threatening

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:31:15 - Titus attacks Laneattacking | breaking | chromatic parallelism | climax | club | dramatic | dropping | gun | leading lady | linear chromaticism | oscillation | sheriff | staggering | stinger | telephone | tense | throwing | underscoring
Hell on Frisco Bay (1955)Underscoring (Dark)0:19:33 - Amato slaps old manantagonist | conductor score | conversing | dark | establish character | gangster | office | slapping | stinger | underscoring

Hell on Frisco Bay (1955)

Underscoring (Dark)0:53:50 - Steve questions Hammyaction scene | conductor score | dark | death | dying | gangster | investigator | leading man | questioning | stinger | street | underscoring

Hell on Frisco Bay (1955)

Amato1:08:39 - Amato arrivesadvance plot | antagonist | arriving | brash | conductor score | dark | gangster | leading man | stinger | street

Hell on Frisco Bay (1955)

Lye1:09:00 - Amato calls Lyeadvance plot | antagonist | calling | conductor score | conversing | gangster | leading man | stinger | street | uneasy
I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951)Insult0:24:58 - Matt is insulted by his neighbor and goes homeinsult | stinger

I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951)

Strike0:43:53 - Close up of newspaper headline announcing the strikestinger | strike

I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951)

FBI 2 (FBI Man)0:59:11 - FBI man tells the commie agents to put their hands upFBI | gun | stinger

I Was a Communist for the FBI (1951)

Commie is shot1:04:01 - Commie agent is shot and falls deaddeath | falling | gunshot | mickey-mousing | stinger
Illegal (1955)Stinger0:08:11 - Man calls Vic on the phonephone call | stinger

Illegal (1955)

Scott (Phone Call)0:09:27 - Doctor says that man will die before morningdeath | hero | hospital | stinger | telephone

Illegal (1955)

Underscoring (Tense)1:07:17 - Ray threatens Ellenstinger | suspense | tense | underscoring

Illegal (1955)

Underscoring (Tense)1:11:26 - Ellen is charged with murderstinger | tense | underscoring

Illegal (1955)

Double Stinger1:14:04 - Frank gives Vic a veiled threathero | stinger | villain

Illegal (1955)

Frank Garland (Ominous)1:20:57 - Frank threatens Vichero | stinger | threat | villain

Illegal (1955)

Vic gets shot1:23:46 - Andy shoots Vicgun | gunshot | hero | mickey-mousing | stinger
In This Our Life (1942)Stanley Introduction0:06:35 - A car arrivesarriving | car | conversing | establish character | leading lady | leading man | love interest | stinger | tense

In This Our Life (1942)

Stanley (Rubato)0:11:58 - Stanley talks with Royconversing | establish character | leading lady | mysterious | room | sister | stinger

In This Our Life (1942)

Underscoring (Tense)0:12:41 - Stanley leavesestablish character | leading lady | room | sister | stinger | tense | watching

In This Our Life (1942)

Funereal0:48:25 - Asa calls for the othersbad news | conversing | father | leading lady | leading man | room | solemn | stinger | turning point | uncle

In This Our Life (1942)

Underscoring (Dark)0:49:21 - Asa tells them Peter committed suicideconversing | dark | father | leading lady | leading man | room | stinger | suicide | turning point | uncle | underscoring

In This Our Life (1942)

Turning around1:09:06 - Stanley turns aroundaccident | car | car crash | crime scene | criminal | dramatic | drunk | glaring | hit and run | leading lady | mickey-mousing | stinger | street | turning

In This Our Life (1942)

Underscoring (Tense)1:35:07 - Policemen on the radiocalling | police | police station | reporting | resolution | room | solemn | somber | stinger | tense | underscoring
The Informer (1935)Poster0:02:01 - Gypo looks at the reward poster for Frankie McPhillipestablish character | leading man | mickey-mousing | mysterious | poster | stepping | stinger | street

The Informer (1935)

Underscoring (Tense)1:08:34 - Gypo accuses Peter64 chord | accusing | courtroom | courtroom scene | headquarters | mickey-mousing | room | stinger | suspect | tense

The Informer (1935)

Pleading1:08:57 - Peter defends himselfadded-note chord | anxious | chromaticism | courtroom | courtroom scene | defending | headquarters | pleading | room | stinger | suspect
Key Largo (1948)Rocco 30:25:37 - Curly pushes Noradangerous | establish character | gangster | gun | hotel | leading man | mysterious | stinger | threatening | violence

Key Largo (1948)

Rocco 2 (Slowly) + McCloud (Tritone)0:32:57 - McCloud quotes FDRangry | boss | combination of themes | conflict | conversing | father | gangster | hostage | hotel | leading lady | leading man | mysterious | quoting | stinger

Key Largo (1948)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:40:21 - Nora spits in Rocco's faceangry | boss | conflict | father | gangster | hostage | hotel | leading lady | leading man | spitting | staring | stinger | underscoring

Key Largo (1948)

Rocco 3 (Angry)0:40:32 - Rocco gets angryangry | boss | conflict | dramatic | father | gangster | hostage | hotel | leading lady | leading man | stinger | taunting

Key Largo (1948)

Rocco 2 (Agitato)0:46:26 - Look of horror on Gaye's faceboss | conflict | father | fear | gangster | horror | hostage | hotel | leading lady | leading man | look of horror | moll | stinger | watching

Key Largo (1948)

Rocco (Conflict)0:47:39 - Gaye looks terrifiedboss | conflict | danger | father | fear | gangster | gun | horror | hostage | hotel | leading lady | leading man | look of horror | moll | staring | stinger | threatening | violence

Key Largo (1948)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:48:10 - Rocco shoots Deputy Sawyerboss | conflict | death | dramatic | father | fear | gangster | gun | gunshot | horror | hostage | hotel | leading lady | leading man | look of horror | moll | shooting | stinger | tense

Key Largo (1948)

Rocco (Agitato)1:08:53 - Gangsters see that their boat is missingadvance plot | angry | announcing | boss | danger | discovering | gangster | hotel | stinger | tense | violent

Key Largo (1948)

Tension (The Boat)1:26:31 - McCloud tries to start the boatadvance plot | boat | boat | boss | dramatic | gangster | hostage | leading man | leaving | motor | sputtering | starting | stinger | tense

Key Largo (1948)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:35:14 - McCloud shoots Roccoboat | boss | conflict | death | dramatic | dying | falling | gangster | gun | gunshot | leading man | mickey-mousing | shooting | stinger | tense
The Letter (1940)Native 20:04:12 - Leslie talks with the workers and asks them to leaveconversing | home | murderer | murder scene | open fifth | pentatonic | servant | stinger | tense | underscoring

The Letter (1940)

Murder0:18:36 - Howard explains that Leslie could be charged with murderadvance plot | eating | home | leading lady | murder | mysterious | stinger | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Ominous)0:22:58 - Leslie leaves the house and Mrs. Hammond appearsadvance plot | augmentation | call and response | Chinese | dramatic | leading lady | leaving | mysterious | plantation | reveal | shadow | spying | stinger | tense | watching | widow

The Letter (1940)

Mrs. Hammond0:23:27 - Mrs. Hammond enters the shed to find the body of her dead husbandChinese | Chinese | death | delicate | establish character | grieving | open fifth | parallel fifths | pentatonic | plantation | stinger | widow

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Shimmery)0:37:54 - Howard talks to Leslieanxious | conversing | fearful | lawyer | leading lady | letter | pivotal scene | prison | stinger | tense

The Letter (1940)

Hammond A (Foxtrot)1:20:53 - Leslie looks at the full moon, then sees the knifeadvance plot | dagger | dramatic | home | leading lady | looking | moon | polytonality | stinger
Lightning Strikes Twice (1951)Fear1:19:02 - Shelly flees from Trev in fearconcerned | danger | heroine | stinger | worry
Mildred Pierce (1945)Wally tries to open door0:08:53 - Wally tries to open the dooraction scene | door | frantic | friend | knocking | mickey-mousing | room | stinger

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Kay and Veda (Misterioso)0:54:01 - Bert tells Mildred that Kay is sickbad news | conversing | dark | death scene | distress | ex-husband | heroine | leading lady | mysterious | ominous | stinger | street | turning point

Mildred Pierce (1945)

It Can’t Be Wrong (Romantic)1:04:11 - Monte kisses Mildredadvance plot | door | ex-husband | familiar tune | heroine | interrupting | kissing | leading lady | love interest | popular music | restaurant | romantic | slamming | source to score | stinger

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Underscoring (Tense)1:18:34 - Veda tells her mother she is marriedantagonist | conflict | conversing | daughter | friend | heroine | leading lady | reverse stinger | room | tense | underscoring

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Mildred (Vicious)1:23:21 - Veda insults her motherangry | antagonist | arguing | conflict | daughter | heroine | insulting | leading lady | reverse stinger | room | tense

Mildred Pierce (1945)

Secret Revealed1:45:37 - Mildred finds Veda and Monte togetherantagonist | climax | dark | daughter | discovering | kissing | reveal | room | stinger | tense
The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)Lullaby (Clarinet Solo)1:00:58 - John and Laura talk about Joanadded-note chord | conflict | conversing | dramatic | gentle | leading man | peaceful | room | stinger | transcribed by ear | wife

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Lullaby (Adagio)1:03:02 - Joan reactsconflict | daughter | diminished 7th chord | direct modulation | dissonant bass | leading man | love interest | revealing | room | stinger | surprise | tense | wife
The Unfaithful (1947)Stinger0:52:10 - Chris talks to the art shop owneradvance plot | leading lady | shop | shopkeeper | stinger | surprise | suspenseful | zoom in

The Unfaithful (1947)

Attorney (Doorbell)0:53:31 - Chris takes off her jacketadvance plot | arriving | heroic | lawyer | leading lady | room | stinger | surprise
We Are Not Alone (1939)Tragico0:46:40 - Gerald faces his motheradvance plot | antagonist | appoggiatura | boy | child | conversing | dark | home | mother | pedal tone | room | sad | stinger | tragic
White Heat (1949)Steam0:04:54 - Man gets burned by steam from trainburning | steam | stinger | train

White Heat (1949)

Cotton's Orders0:12:57 - Cody tells Cotton to shoot Zuckiedark | death | gun | stinger

White Heat (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:15:59 - Verna tells Cody his mother was shot in the backdeath | stinger

White Heat (1949)

Tanker 31:39:43 - Tanker pulls up to factorygangster | stinger | tanker | truck

White Heat (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:42:42 - Hank looks out the windowdramatic | stinger | suspense | underscoring

White Heat (1949)

Underscoring (Dramatic)1:51:15 - Riley hits the grounddeath | gunshot | stinger | violence
Penguin Pool Murder (1932)Fish0:01:32 - Fishaugmented triad | chromatic parallelism | dramatic | establish setting | fish | fluttering | stinger | transcribed by ear | underwater | whole-tone chord
Thirteen Women (1932)Ursula (Fate)0:09:11 - The swami predicts Ursula's fateantagonist | conversing | dark | establish character | fate | fortune teller | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | mickey-mousing | mysterious | predicting | room | somber | stinger | swami | train whistle | transcribed by ear

Thirteen Women (1932)

Hazel murders husband0:12:36 - Hazel murders her husbanddouble exposure | dramatic | half-diminished 7th chord | headline | husband | knife | murder | murderer | murdering | murder scene | newspaper | room | stabbing | stinger | transcribed by ear | victim | violent

Thirteen Women (1932)

Dramatic Agitato0:12:41 - Hazel screamsaugmented sixth chord | chromatic scale | double exposure | dramatic | half-diminished 7th chord | headline | letter | murder | murderer | murder scene | newspaper | room | screaming | stinger | transcribed by ear | victim | violent

Thirteen Women (1932)

Ursula (Suicide)0:24:18 - Helen commits suicideantagonist | chromaticism | committing suicide | dying | exotic | exoticism | gun | gunshot | hypnotic | murderer | murder scene | pc set | pedal tone | stinger | suicide | tense | train | train | transcribed by ear | traveling | victim